The child-neurasthenic: how to return to the child a quiet childhood
Neurasthenia is a mental disorder of a non-pathological nature, accompanied by a disorder of the psychoemotional state, which can manifest as a somatic reaction to stress. In children, as in adults, neurasthenia arises from the transfer of a traumatic event, an organism overload, a transferred disease. This disorder is characterized by a disturbance in the balance of the external and internal, when the environment and the internal sensation of the environment enter into a disharmonious dependence. The neurotic spectrum of disorders induces the mind to act in a certain way, as a result there are disturbances in the work of the nervous system, exacerbating the states and reactions to those or other events. It is generally believed that the neurotic complex of mental disorders is a heredity acquired predisposition that is reflected in a person’s mental activity at the time of his insolvency.
The complex of symptoms may be different, but it is customary to attribute such personality traits to this ailment as:
A child prone to neurasthenia is irritable and prone to aggression
- excessive temper;
- emotional instability;
- propensity to aggressive reactions;
- strong excitability and inability to cope with it on their own;
- possible rapid fatigue, drowsiness;
- as somatic reactions describe the headache, weakness, general malaise, increased sweating.
The main method of treatment is psychotherapy, which solves global internal problems and prevents situations that cause such an atypical reaction. To work with neurasthenia, any therapeutic directions will do, but they often resort to:
- clinical psychotherapy;
- behavioral practices;
- gestalt direction, etc.
Psychological help sessions reveal the true causes of the occurrence of a mental disorder, the strength of the mental disorder, and a rehabilitation program is planned. Expressed metaphorically: neurasthenia is a serious depletion of a person's psychological charge, a manifestation of his weakness and insolvency at a given time, and therapy in this situation acts as a charging device that allows the person to become adaptive.
Many events in the life of the baby cause him internal discomfort
Parents should understand that any significant event in the life of the baby should be prepared, therefore, various activities are carried out to identify the child's readiness for kindergarten or school. As such events are the same and an unplanned move, the divorce of parents and even a trip to a children's camp. Such events, in any way, affect the child's psyche, cause him inner discomfort, fears, experiences. As a result, internal tension builds up and pours out as a complex of neurotic disorders. It is precisely to prevent such situations that psychotherapy in a broad sense is directed.